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Minor earthquake, 2.8 mag strikes near Stanley in Idaho

Earthquake location 44.2987S, -115.2241WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 24 km WNW of Stanley, Idaho (15 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/20 / 2020-11-06 19:33:03 / November 6, 2020 @ 7:33 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: mb80473454, us7000cbmd. Unique identifier: us7000cbmd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.14 km (10 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:33:03 / 7:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.2241 West, latitude 44.2987 North, depth = 16.14 km.

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 24 km WNW of Stanley, Idaho.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.2241° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 44.2987° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 16.14 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 24 km WNW of Stanley, Idaho Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-11-06 19:33:03 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-11-07 15:37:37 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 121 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,mb,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.94 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.48 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 63 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000cbmd Id of event.
Event Code 7000cbmd An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,mb80473454,us7000cbmd, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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